Dig for Gold,
Soil scientist Peter Felix-Henningsen analyses how toxins from gold mining get into foods in Georgia.
Engineer Björn Feldhaus from Aachen and his team want to apply the riblet structure of shark skin to technical surfaces.
The ethnologist Primus Tazanu from Basel studies the role of modern media for the social lives of people in Africa and for Africans living abroad.
Who Can Still
The social anthropologist Soraya Hosni from Berlin is documenting the South Pacific language Daakaka, which is in danger of dying out.
Save the Forests
The biologist Peggy Giertz from Hamburg accompanies a training program for students in the endangered natural habitat of Madagascar.
the ABC of Algae
The chemists Caroline Kurth and Andrea Bauer from Jena are decoding the biochemical means of communication of algae.
The founder figure Reglindis stands for eleven young researchers of the Naumburg Kolleg, who investigate the secrets of Naumburg Cathedral.
The archaeologist Susanne Friederich from Halle examines a mysterious multiple grave dating back some 4,000 years BC.